NRSG 943. Methods for Quantitative Research. 3 Hours.

Quantitative research methods are studied as they relate to investigation of phenomena in nursing and health care. Focus is on understanding the issues involved in generating research questions and hypotheses, designing and implementing studies to answer specific questions or test hypotheses, the logic and application of statistical inference, and the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches to quantitative methods. Prerequisite: NRSG 945, BIOS 730, BIOS 740 or equivalent, or Consent of Instructor. LEC.